Tag Archives: Sikorsky

  • Defense Roundup: 800,000 Jobs Shutdown but Half Back to Work and Vets Could Soon Feel Shutdown Impacts

    DoD to workers: Welcome Back, but Keep a Lid on Using Supplies John Grady, ScoutComms. The battle of the government shutdown has been virtually the only story this week. Over the weekend, the Department of Defense announced their intention to bring most of the thousands of f… more

  • Defense Roundup: SCMR Doesn’t Spell Army, One Helo Bid to Rule Them All

    Hagel: Cuts Will Shrink Pay, Benefits and Force Andrew Tilghman (@andrewtilghman), Defense News. Secretary of Defense Hagel released general results of the Pentagon’s much awaited Strategic Choices and Management Review (SCMR) last week. The review looked at how budget cut… more

  • December 17 Weekly Defense Industry Roundup

    Drone-Makers Push Feds on Test Flights Kevin Bogardus and Keith Laing, The Hill (Hat tip to Mike Reilly at Edelman). Lobbyists for the Association of Unmanned Vehicles Systems International (AUVSI) are ramping up their pressure on the Federal Aviation Administration to select … more

  • November 26 Weekly Defense Industry Roundup

    As Cyberwarfare Heats Up, Allies Turn to U.S. Companies for Expertise Ellen Nakashima, Washington Post. The United States is acknowledged as the clear leader in cyber defense capabilities so increasingly foreign nations are turning to U.S. companies for help developing their o… more